Published in Food and Drug Law Weekly, November 3rd, 2006
Researchers from Boston University investigated the relationship between periodontal disease and history of stroke in patients 60 years of age and older by examining the data of the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III).
"We found that patients 60 years and older who were edentulous, partially edentulous and/or had significant clinical attachment loss were...
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